Megasquirt and Throttle Bodies on a 2.0 litre Zetec.
The Bruise 1st start on the zetec
First start on the blacktop, ignition map needs altering and the bike carb
jets going up a size or two. Pretty pleased, 1st turn of the key!
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Quick Tip-Throttle Cleaning - EricTheCarGuy
This one goes out to BowlingBallOut who posted a question about a sticky
throttle on his Saturn. It was a great question so I decided to make this
video in response to it. There are many different configurations of
throttle assemblies but for the most part if you have a throttle that is
sticking you might be able to fix it using the procedures in this video. I
am aware you may not able to purchase spray throttle cleaner in some states
now but I'm sure they have some alternative available at your local parts
One very important note here is that if you have a drive by wire throttle
(DBW), then I do NOT recommend this procedure. If you perform this
procedure on a DBW throttle body you may need to have the throttle reset in
order to get your engine to idle or even start. I only recommend this
procedure if you're trying to correct a problem with a sticking throttle.
If you have idle problems, I recommend you check out this article on my
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Ford Escort MK2 RS2000 with 16v Engine
This was the car being initially set up last week at Motoscope in
Northallerton as it is a brand new engine. Car is running an Emerald M3D
ECU with Jenvey Throttle Bodies.
It is producing 125bhp at the wheels (159bhp at the flywheel) with 146.3lb
ft torque. The car has been set up to be run in so we can expect a lot more
once the engine is ready to take it.